Engagements Diane-Christopher Mr. and Mrs. Jack Hendrickson of Tucumcari, Mrs. Netty Hendrickson of Bayard and Mr. and Mrs. Domingo A. Gonzales announce the upcoming nuptials of their children, Jacklyn Diane and Jody Christopher, Aug. 6, 2011. The prospective bride and groom will continue to make their home in Tucumcari.
Replacing my cell phone recently was a traumatic experience because I was still using the penny phone that came with the original contract. It was a simple phone with no bells or whistles. While I was storing a friend’s number, which unlike some other procedures, wasn’t so hard for me to figure out, I was [...]
The Economic and Rural Development Interim Committee held their committee meeting at Mesalands Comm-unity College on July 6-7. The meeting focused on renewable energy which made Mesalands and the new North American Wind Re-search and Training Center, an ideal location. “The committee wanted to look at energy and this part of the state is known [...]
The following is a sampling of calls recently received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department. Friday • At 5:19 a.m., an alarm was reported at a fuel station on the 2300 block of South First Street. • At 3:58 p.m., a man reported vandalism of a vehicle [...]
Often when life seems to be a bit difficult, something comes along to give a few minutes of levity and helps us to regain some perspective. In my case, for instance, creatures are the greatest ones to change the subject and to bring a modicum of relief. Of course, Aggie, my constant companion, works hard [...]
A late evening thunderstorm Monday dropped .20 inches of rain near Clovis and between .37 to .43 inches near Portales, according to the National Weather Service in Albuquerque. Officials said .17 inches fell four miles northwest of Tucumcari with House receiving .41 inches of rain. The weather service is predicting a 20 percent chance of [...]